Why we are here

Since its establishment in 2000, GTAC (Gene Technology Access Centre) has developed and provides a broad range of educational programs in cellular and molecular biology to students and teachers across Victoria. As a specialist science education centre, GTAC delivers on-site, off-site and online programs that measurably contribute to Life Sciences knowledge, teaching practices and professional learning.


Our Vision

A scientifically literate community inspired by experiencing contemporary Life Sciences.

Our Mission

GTAC provides an innovative and collaborative educational environment in which Victorian students and educatorsĀ  access Life Sciences expertise through engagement with practising scientists and contemporary knowledge and technology.

Goal 1: Provide inspiring, challenging and measurably effective learning experiences.
Goal 2: Empower educators and the scientific community.
Goal 3. Integrate contemporary Life Sciences research with leading education practice.

Our staff

The GTAC team is passionate about Life Sciences and engaging students, teachers and the wider community in a journey of continued learning and discovery.

Through local and global partnerships and collaboration, GTAC is committed to providing the most contemporary and effective methods of teaching and learning about the exciting fields of Life Science research and biotechnology applications.

Careers @Ā GTAC

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Click here to read testimonials about the many Life Science experiences that GTAC has provided.